September 03, 2015

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News: Special Features
A Woman’s World: Hamilton’s Leading Ladies, The Schuyler Sisters, on Being the Kardashians of the 1700s
03 Sep 2015
Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones, who star as the pivotal women in Alexander Hamilton's life in Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit musical Hamilton, discuss laughing on the floor while wearing a corset, feminism during the American revolution and changing the world while holding a parasol.

"I Couldn't Have Orchestrated This If I Tried," Says Abby Mueller on Playing the Beautiful Role Her Sister Created
02 Sep 2015
Abby Mueller is about to take the stage as Carole King in the national tour of Beautiful, but her sister Jessie Mueller won the Tony Award for that role last year. How did they score the same part, and does she feel that the pressure is on?



She Wants To Do What Before She Dies? Marlee Matlin Puts It In Writing For Playbill
02 Sep 2015 -- In Playbill.com's fresh twist on the Cue & A — Put It In Writing  — we follow our favorite Broadway stars into the rehearsal room and ask them to put pen to paper. To kick off the new feature, we sit down with the star of Deaf West's production of Spring Awakening, Marlee Matlin. 

"They Weren't Happy With It" — "Sweet Valley High" Author on Rewriting Her Brother's Musical Mack & Mabel
01 Sep 2015 -- Mack & Mabel is a musical known for its brief run on Broadway more than 30 years ago, so what drove "Sweet Valley High" author Francine Pascal to rewrite the book for a production in London?

Must-See Theatre! The Shows On Our Lists This Fall (01 Sep 2015)

Onstage & Backstage: How Did Not Booking a Role Win Audra McDonald Her First Tony? (31 Aug 2015)

A Fine Showmance: How Terrence Mann and Charlotte d'Amboise's Love Began With Kisses in Cats Makeup (31 Aug 2015)

Will Audiences Around the Country Come to the Fun Home? The Tony-Winning Musical May Be Controversial to Some (31 Aug 2015)

Friends of History-Making Young Actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste Plan Monday Memorial in Central Park (30 Aug 2015)

Fall Off-Broadway Preview: Vets and Rock Stars Fill the Stages in Edgy Updates to the Classics (30 Aug 2015)

History-Making Jean Valjean Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies at 21 (29 Aug 2015)

Sisterhood On Set and No Make Up: "Orange is the New Black" Stars On the Perks of Playing In Prison (29 Aug 2015)

Fall Broadway Preview: Prepare for One of Broadway's Most Diverse Seasons Yet (29 Aug 2015)

"It's a Relief and an Honor": One of the Real-Life Inmates On Parole Opens Up at Whorl Inside a Loop Premiere (28 Aug 2015)

7 Math Problems Only Musical Theatre People Can Solve! How Many Can You Do? (28 Aug 2015)

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